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See photos from the 2017 CfAS Summer Institute for Educators!

2017-08-15
Center for African Studies
In August, the Center for African Studies Outreach Program at Howard University hosted a three-day summer institute for highly motivated educators interested in reading, learning, and teaching about Africa. Check out the photos from the Institute.

See photos from the 2017 CfAS Summer Institute for Educators!

2017-08-15
Center for African Studies
In August, the Center for African Studies Outreach Program at Howard University hosted a three-day summer institute for highly motivated educators interested in reading, learning, and teaching about Africa. Check out the photos from the Institute.

FY2018 Immigrant Justice Legal Services Grant - Accepting grant applications

2017-08-09
DC Mayor’s Office on African Affairs (MOAA)
The Executive Office of the Mayor is soliciting grant applications from qualified private organizations, Community-Based Organizations (CBOs), and partnerships serving the District of Columbia’s population for its FY 2018 Immigrant Justice Legal Services Grant Program (IJLS).

FY2018 African Community Grant - Accepting grant applications

2017-08-09
DC Mayor’s Office on African Affairs (MOAA)
The Mayor’s Office on African Affairs (MOAA) is soliciting grant applications from qualified Community-Based Organizations (CBOs) serving the District of Columbia’s African constituents [residents and/or business owners] - for its FY 2018 African Community Grant. The grant is intended to fund programs that provide targeted services and resources to the District’s African residents in areas of need in the community.

Fall Internship Opportunity in the Office of United States Senator Tammy Duckworth

2017-08-08
Office of United States Senator Tammy Duckworth
Each year, the Office of United States Senator Tammy Duckworth holds three intern cohorts: Spring, Summer Part I and Part II, and Fall.

FY2018 African Community Grant - Call for Reviewers

2017-08-08
DC Mayor’s Office on African Affairs (MOAA)
The DC Mayor’s Office on African Affairs (MOAA) is seeking qualified individuals to serve as reviewers for its FY178 African Community Grant. The deadline for application submission is Friday, August 11, 2017 at 5:00 pm.

Call for abstracts: African immigrant health

2017-08-03
AEIMforward Tech Services
The 2017 U.S. Conference on African Immigrant Health is currently accepting abstracts for poster and oral presentations related to all health issues affecting the African Diaspora. Abstracts must be submitted online by August 15.

5th Annual United States Conference on African Immigrant and Refugee Health

2017-06-29
AEIMforward Tech Services
The conference is seeking students to volunteer, present abstracts and register for the meeting.

The Chair of the Dept. of African Studies interviews on Voice of America.

2017-06-23
Department of African Studies
Dr. Mohamed Saliou Camara, chair of the Department of African Studies at Howard University, was recently interviewed by Voice of America regarding Africa Day 2017.

Call for applications for 2018 graduate course in Côte d'Ivoire

2017-05-24
ETH Zurich World Food System Center
ETH Zurich World Food System Center is excited to announce the call for applications for our 2018 graduate course in Côte d'Ivoire.

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